Heartland Men & Women's All Conference Selections
Boys 2-5A Basketball All-District Teams
WJCAC Basketball Mens and Womens All-Conference teams announced.
Seminole Indians athletic director and football head coach Chris Burtch announced today he will resign after 10 years of service.
District 2-5A Softball, Baseball, Soccer scores 3/4/14
Three words to describe this weeks Athlete of the Week are southpaw, ace, and competitive. Take a look at Jackson Lancaster.
Girls 2-5A Basketball All-District Teams
With their season on the line, the OC Wrangler mens basketball team needs a win against South Plains College.
The 6th ranked Lady Knights have reached the final four of the TAPPS 3A state final, one year after a disappointing outcome one year ago.
The documentary takes a look at the historic run made by the Lee Rebel football program in the late 1990's.
The NAHL's Odessa Jackalopes raise a great amount of money during their annual Pink in the Rink weekend.
The Midland Christian girls basketball team is headed to the TAPPS 4A state tournament.
District season begins for 2-5A Baseball and Softball
Boys regional quarterfinal match ups, along with TAPPS girls regional playoffs.
After winning TAPPS 4-1A Offensive Player of the Year and first team honors as a freshman last year, sophomore guard Grant Little picked up where he left off, averaging over 24 points a game for the Midland Mustangs.
Three Midland Lee senior football players signed to continue their playing careers at the collegiate level.
HS Basketball Playoffs (2/20--2/22)
Girls High School Basketball Regional Quarterfinals
HS Boys Basketball Bi-District Playoffs schedule and results.
It's the golden years to learn the sport of hockey, and for these Permian Basin young boys, they wouldn't have it any other way.
A starter for the MOJO since his freshman year, junior Robert Thomas is the conductor behind the Panthers regular season success.
Only two challenges remain, can Matt put some points on the board or will Travis sweep the competition?
Girls high school basketball area round playoff schedule.
The Midland College Lady Chaps host Western Texas from the Chap Center, and try to increase their winning streak to five games.
Midland High advances to the area round of the playoffs where tonight they took on Southlake Carroll.
We've got our gear on, and now it's time we hit the ice and test out our skills.
The Big 2 Sports team heads to Odessa to lace up the skates with the Jackalopes.
Girls high school basketball playoffs recap from 2/11/14
The sport of hockey is alive and well in the Permian Basin, and for these young children, it's a whole lot of fun.
One's a senior, the other a freshman. Combined, Morgan and Megan Ashton help shape a formidable Midland Christian basketball squad that has the Lady Mustangs headed towards the playoffs.
The Miami Dolphins have promoted John Benton to offensive line coach.
The Oakland Raiders announced Friday that the team has re-signed veteran offensive lineman Khalif Barnes. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The Carolina Panthers will have one of their cornerstone defenders back for at least one more season, as the defending NFC South champions designated defensive end Greg Hardy as their franchise player on Friday.
The Super Bowl XLVIII champion Seattle Seahawks have parted ways with two members of their title-winning team, releasing oft-injured wide receiver Sidney Rice and defensive lineman Red Bryant on Friday.
The Arizona Cardinals released linebacker Jasper Brinkley on Friday.
The New York Jets announced Friday that the club has placed the franchise tag on kicker Nick Folk.
The Philadelphia Eagles agreed to terms with wide receiver Jeremy Maclin on a one-year deal Friday.
The San Diego Chargers have kept one of their top potential free agents in the fold, with the team announcing Friday it has reached an agreement with linebacker Donald Butler on a multi-year contract.
The New England Patriots released safety Steve Gregory on Friday.
One of the best things about the annual NFL Scouting Combine is getting unfiltered access to the prospects themselves.
The Tennessee Titans agreed to terms with running back Jackie Battle on a one-year contract Friday.
The Baltimore Ravens have locked up one of quarterback Joe Flacco's favorite targets as they reached a five-year deal with tight end Dennis Pitta on Friday.
Richie Incognito has reportedly been admitted to a psychiatric care unit in Arizona.
The Chicago Bears signed defensive back Kelvin Hayden to a one-year contract on Friday.
The Carolina Panthers have signed kicker Graham Gano to a four-year contract.
Former NFL safety Darren Sharper is in custody in Los Angeles after a warrant was issued for his arrest in connection with the alleged rapes of two women in New Orleans last September.
The Baltimore Ravens made a pair of roster moves Thursday in an effort to clear salary-cap space, with the team informing fullback Vonta Leach and linebacker Jameel McClain of their release.
The San Francisco 49ers signed guard/center Daniel Kilgore to a three-year contract extension through the 2017 season on Thursday.
Longtime Detroit Lions long snapper Don Muhlbach will return for an 11th season with the club after agreeing to a one- year contract worth around $1 million.
The Washington Redskins re-signed defensive lineman Chris Baker on Thursday.
The Buffalo Bills and New York Giants will kick off the 2014 preseason in the Hall of Fame Game on Sunday, Aug. 3.
The Chicago Bears re-signed center Roberto Garza to a one-year contract worth a reported $1.5 million on Thursday.
The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to long-term contracts with wide receiver Riley Cooper and center Jason Kelce.
The Cleveland Browns released inside linebacker D'Qwell Jackson on Wednesday.
About the only thing that can scare a corporate giant like the NFL these days is an intolerant vocal minority.
Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Jordan Gross made it official and announced his retirement on Wednesday.
The Philadelphia Eagles announced Wednesday that the club has signed stud left tackle Jason Peters to a new five-year contract.
Former NFL tight end Aaron Hernandez was involved in an altercation with another inmate Tuesday inside the corrections facility where he's being held.
Bill O'Brien was brought to the Lone Star State to fix the quarterback problems in Houston, but that doesn't mean it's a fait accompli the Texans will be taking a signal caller with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.
Carolina Panthers offensive tackle Jordan Gross is expected to announce his retirement.
The Oakland Raiders signed cornerback/return specialist Taiwan Jones to a three-year contract extension through the 2017 season, general manager Reggie McKenzie announced Monday.
Former NFL linebacker Bart Scott will join the NFL Today on CBS as a studio analyst.
Famed playwright George Bernard Shaw was on to something when he said "youth was wasted on the young."
The Cleveland Browns engaged in talks with the San Francisco 49ers to acquire Jim Harbaugh during their recent head coaching search, according to a report issued by ProFootballTalk.com.
New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin has agreed to a one-year contract extension and will remain with the club through the 2015 season.
Earlier this week, NFL Network draft guru Mike Mayock compared Texas A&M playmaker Johnny Manziel favorably to two other vertically challenged quarterbacks from the past, Fran Tarkenton and Doug Flutie.
The New England Patriots named Michael Lombardi assistant to the coaching staff on Thursday.
Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin met with media members at the NFL Scouting Combine on Thursday and said the team will have a better workplace environment in the wake of the Jonathan Martin-Richie Incognito bullying scandal.
Ted Wells' independent report on the Miami Dolphins' workplace has claimed its first two victims.
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been summoned to appear in a New Jersey courtroom next week following a recent arrest for allegedly assaulting his fiancee in an Atlantic City casino.
Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis was suspended indefinitely, without pay, by the National Football League on Wednesday for an unspecified violation of the league's substance abuse policy.
The Washington Redskins and pending unrestricted free agent cornerback DeAngelo Hall agreed Wednesday to terms on a new contract.
The order for the 2014 NFL Draft was finalized on Wednesday after a coin toss determined where the Dallas Cowboys and Baltimore Ravens would select.
The Atlanta Falcons released veteran guard Garrett Reynolds on Tuesday.
Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White was arrested Tuesday morning on a failure to appear in court warrant.
The Washington Redskins and pending unrestricted free agent cornerback DeAngelo Hall have agreed to terms on a reported four-year contract.
Tony Gonzalez may have retired after the 2013 season, but the future Hall of Fame tight end will still be part of the NFL as a studio analyst with CBS.
Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito offered apologies to teammate Jonathan Martin, owner Stephen Ross and NFL independent investigator Ted Wells following remarks he made last week on Twitter after the release of the report on the high-profile bullying incident from last season.
The Atlanta Falcons signed offensive tackle Gabe Carimi on Monday.
Former Philadelphia Eagles Pro Bowl center Ken Farragut passed away Sunday in Pennsylvania from complications with diabetes. He was 85 years old.
Veteran reliever Guillermo Mota announced his retirement on Sunday.
Seattle Mariners prized prospect Taijuan Walker's status for making the Opening Day roster is in question after it was announced Friday that the right-hander will be shut down 5-to-7 seven days with shoulder inflammation.
It's almost crazy that in this day and age people are still subjected to sports blackouts. Especially when you consider all the different platforms people now use to watch games.
The Seattle Mariners have signed 11 players to contracts for the 2014 season, including Jesus Montero.
The Kansas City Royals signed pitchers Francisley Bueno, Chris Dwyer, Donnie Joseph, John Lamb, Michael Mariot and Yordano Ventura, infielders Pedro Ciriaco and Christian Colon and outfielders Lorenzo Cain and Jarrod Dyson to one-year contracts on Thursday.
Los Angeles Dodgers hurler Zack Greinke departed his spring training debut after only four pitches due to an issue with his right calf.
New York Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese received good news on Thursday, as an MRI on his pitching shoulder came back clean.
The Oakland Athletics have acquired infielder Jake Elmore from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for cash considerations.
Major League Baseball on Wednesday condemned an Arizona bill critics said could have allowed businesses to refuse service to gays on the grounds of religious beliefs.
Carl Pavano announced he is retiring after a 14-year career in Major League Baseball.
Josh Hamilton's hope for a comeback season hasn't gotten off to the best of starts.
The New York Mets sent starting pitcher Jon Niese back to New York Wednesday in order to have an MRI performed on his sore left shoulder.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have signed dynamic outfielder Mike Trout to a one-year, $1 million contract.
The Angels signed dynamic outfielder Mike Trout to a one-year, $1 million contract, the Los Angeles Times reported on Wednesday.
It may not happen Wednesday. It may not happen a week from now. But in the not-so-distant future, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim are going to be paying Mike Trout an awful lot of money.
The Atlanta Braves and 19 players have agreed to terms on one-year contracts, the team announced Tuesday.
Angels pitcher C.J. Wilson said he is "fine" after being struck in the head with a ball on Tuesday while throwing live batting practice.
San Diego Padres third baseman Chase Headley was diagnosed with a strained right calf Tuesday, one day after undergoing an MRI to confirm the severity of the injury.
The Baltimore Orioles officially signed outfielder Nelson Cruz to a one-year contract Monday, with the 2013 All-Star to be introduced to the media during a press conference on Tuesday.
The Texas Rangers announced on Monday that manager Ron Washington has agreed to terms on a one-year contract extension that would run through the 2015 season.
Major League Baseball has adopted a rule in an effort to cut down on home plate collisions.
The New York Yankees and Brett Gardner have reportedly agreed to a contract extension.
MLB's all-time home run leader Barry Bonds will reportedly join the San Francisco Giants next month as a special instructor for the organization's young hitters.
Texas Rangers catcher Geovany Soto is expected to be sidelined for three weeks after having arthroscopic surgery performed on his left ankle Saturday.
The Los Angeles Dodgers made another huge splash into the international free agent pool on Saturday, signing prized Cuban shortstop Erisbel Arruebarrena to a five-year contract.
Filling a hole in the rotation created when Ryan Dempster decided not to pitch in 2014, the Boston Red Sox announced Saturday the signing of starter Chris Capuano to a one-year deal.
The Baltimore Orioles have reportedly added another power bat to their lineup.
The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed pitcher Liam Hendriks off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles.
Two men have pleaded guilty to the 2011 beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow outside Dodger Stadium.
The Atlanta Braves continued their movement to keep their young core of players long term, signing shortstop Andrelton Simmons to a contract extension that will run through the 2020 season.
The Baltimore Orioles signed pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez to a four-year contract on Wednesday.
The Cincinnati Reds and pitcher Homer Bailey have reportedly agreed on a six-year, $105 million contract.
After shocking the baseball world with last week's revelation that 2014 would be his last year in the majors, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter spoke publicly for the first time about the matter.
The Atlanta Braves announced Wednesday that they have extended the contracts of manager Fredi Gonzalez and general manager Frank Wren.
Philadelphia Phillies reliever Mike Adams is expected to start the 2014 season on the disabled list.
The Cleveland Indians and pitcher Justin Masterson agreed to terms on a one-year contract Tuesday, avoiding arbitration.
Ubaldo Jimenez appears to have finally found a home, with FoxSports.com reporting Monday that the free agent pitcher has agreed to terms with the Baltimore Orioles.
The Baltimore Orioles officially announced the signing of pitcher Suk-Min Yoon on Monday after the Korean league standout successfully passed a physical.
Minnesota Twins shortstop Pedro Florimon is scheduled to undergo arthroscopic surgery Monday to remove his appendix, a procedure that will likely sideline him for at least two weeks.
The Oakland Athletics placed reliever Eric O'Flaherty on the 60-day disabled list Monday as the free-agent acquisition continues his recovery from Tommy John surgery.
The Kansas City Royals claimed outfielder Jimmy Paredes off waivers from the Baltimore Orioles on Monday.
The Boston Red Sox signed pitcher Francisco Cordero to a minor league contract on Sunday.
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Ryan Dempster announced at a press conference on Sunday that he will not pitch in 2014.
The Atlanta Braves have avoided arbitration with Craig Kimbrel, agreeing to terms on a four-year contract with their All-Star closer.
The Philadelphia Phillies officially announced on Sunday the signing of veteran right-hander A.J. Burnett to a one- year, $16 million contract.
The Oakland Athletics have avoided arbitration with Josh Reddick, agreeing to terms with the outfielder on a contract for 2014.
The Boston Red Sox and pitcher Andrew Miller agreed to terms on a one-year, non-guaranteed contract on Saturday, avoiding arbitration.
The Seattle Mariners and first baseman Justin Smoak on Saturday agreed to terms on a one-year contract with a club option for 2015.
Mark Mulder's attempt to return to the major leagues after a six-year absence ended abruptly on Saturday, with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hurler rupturing his left Achilles tendon during a spring training drill.
The Texas Rangers and first baseman Mitch Moreland have settled on a one-year contract for the upcoming season, the team announced Friday.
The Chicago Bulls signed guard Jimmer Fredette on Sunday.
The Charlotte Bobcats announced Sunday that they have placed guard Ben Gordon on waivers.
The Philadelphia 76ers have signed forward Jarvis Varnado to a 10-day contract.
After having his contract bought out by the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday, Danny Granger found a new home with the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday.
New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday will be out for the rest of the season after undergoing successful surgery to correct a stress fracture in his right tibia.
The Oklahoma City Thunder appear to have made a move to bolster their bench for their upcoming playoff drive, with Yahoo! Sports reporting that the team will sign free-agent forward Caron Butler once he clears waivers.
With all of the shifting in personnel going on in the NBA over the last week, one thing has become very clear to the masses:
Atlanta Hawks forward/center Gustavo Ayon will miss the remainder of the season after undergoing shoulder surgery on Friday.
The Boston Celtics have signed guard Chris Babb to a 10-day contract.
(Sports Network) - After having his contract bought out by the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday, Danny Granger has reportedly found a new home.
Los Angeles Clippers guard Jamal Crawford is listed as day-to-day with a strained left calf.
The Milwaukee Bucks have placed Caron Butler on waivers after reaching an agreement with the veteran forward to buy out the remainder of his contract.
The New Orleans Pelicans have listed All-Star forward Anthony Davis as day-to-day with a sprained shoulder he suffered in the team's most recent outing.
The Sacramento Kings and guard Jimmer Fredette have agreed to a buyout, the team announced on Thursday.
DeMarcus Cousins' latest episode of anger has earned the Sacramento Kings center a one-game suspension by the NBA, the league announced Thursday.
The Atlanta Hawks signed forward/center Mike Muscala on Thursday.
The New York Knicks signed forward Earl Clark and guard Shannon Brown to 10-day contracts.
New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis left Wednesday's game against the Dallas Mavericks with a sprained left shoulder and will not return.
The Phoenix Suns were without guard Goran Dragic on Wednesday night against the Utah Jazz because of a sprained right ankle.
Danny Granger's short tenure with the Philadelphia 76ers officially came to an end Wednesday, with the team announcing it has agreed to buy out the remainder of the injury-plagued forward's contract.
The Sacramento Kings have signed guard Orlando Johnson to a 10-day contract.
It's the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat, then the rest of the Eastern Conference.
The San Antonio Spurs announced that Kawhi Leonard will play in Wednesday's game against the visiting Detroit Pistons.
The Washington Wizards signed veteran forward Drew Gooden to a 10-day contract on Wednesday.
Miami Heat forward LeBron James took part in the non-contact portion of practice Tuesday and expects to be in the lineup for Thursday's game against the New York Knicks as he recovers from a broken nose.
After his prayer, bank-shot buzzer- beater to top the New York Knicks on Monday night, it seems an appropriate time to pay homage to Dirk Nowitzki.
Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins underwent surgery on his left groin on Tuesday.
Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap will be sidelined until at least the weekend as he continues to recover from a right knee contusion.
The Miami Heat have signed guard DeAndre Liggins to a 10-day contract.
The Orlando Magic have signed center Dewayne Dedmon and swingman Adonis Thomas to 10-day contracts.
New York Knicks guard Raymond Felton turned himself in to police early Tuesday morning on weapons charges.
Metta World Peace's return to New York has reached an early ending, with the Knicks announcing Monday that they have placed the controversial veteran on waivers.
The Washington Wizards announced Monday that forward/center Nene will miss approximately six weeks with an MCL sprain in his left knee.
Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap will remain sidelined until at least the weekend as he continues to recover from a right knee contusion.
Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love and Charlotte Bobcats guard Kemba Walker have been named the NBA Western and Eastern Conference Players of the Week, respectively, from games played between Feb. 18-23.
The Los Angeles Clippers announced Monday that they have signed free agent forward Glen Davis.
The Brooklyn Nets have signed free agent Jason Collins to a 10-day contract, and the 35-year-old center played against the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday.
Miami Heat forward LeBron James missed Sunday's game against the Chicago Bulls with a broken nose that he suffered in Thursday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Newly acquired guard Jason Terry will not play for the Sacramento Kings this season in order to rest an injured left knee, team general manager Pete D'Alessandro announced Saturday.
The Miami Heat announced that LeBron James suffered a broken nose during Thursday's win over the Oklahoma City Thunder and will be a game-time decision for the team's next contest.
The Atlanta Hawks requested waivers on forward Antawn Jamison Friday, one day after obtaining the veteran at the trade deadline.
The Orlando Magic and forward Glen Davis have mutually agreed to a contract buyout, the team announced Friday.
In lieu of a traditional "Winners/Losers" NBA Trade Deadline Day column, because, honestly, who won on Thursday, let's just examine the day for what it was, an incredible boring shift of mediocre parts.
The Philadelphia 76ers have waived forward Earl Clark, a day after acquiring the veteran from the Cleveland Cavaliers as part of the Spencer Hawes trade.
The Philadelphia 76ers have sent forwards Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen to the Indiana Pacers in exchange for former all-star Danny Granger and the rights to Golden State's 2015 second- round pick.
The Toronto Raptors acquired guard Nando De Colo from the San Antonio Spurs in exchange for forward Austin Daye on Thursday.
The Philadelphia 76ers acquired center Byron Mullens from the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday.
The Detroit Pistons announced Thursday that veteran guard Chauncey Billups underwent a successful arthroscopic surgical procedure on his left knee.
The Atlanta Hawks acquired veteran forward Antawn Jamison from the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday.
The Houston Rockets sent backup point guard Aaron Brooks to the Denver Nuggets for swingman Jordan Hamilton before the NBA's trade deadline Thursday.
Vancouver Canucks forward Daniel Sedin left Sunday's Heritage Classic against the Ottawa Senators with a lower-body injury.
The New York Islanders activated forward Frans Nielsen from injured reserve on Sunday.
Ryan Miller's long tenure with the Buffalo Sabres has come to an abrupt end, as the former Vezina Trophy recipient has been dealt to the St. Louis Blues as part of a blockbuster five-player trade.
The New York Rangers signed defenseman Dan Girardi to a contract extension on Friday.
No trade deadline in North American sports sees more action than the NHL.
The Colorado Avalanche signed forward Marc- Andre Cliche to a two-year contract extension on Thursday.
Less than a week away from the NHL's annual trade deadline, a certain two-time scoring champion rumored to be on the move is spicing up this year's market.
Columbus Blue Jackets forward Marian Gaborik was activated off injured reserve on Wednesday.
The Detroit Red Wings have activated Johan Franzen from injured reserve, with the veteran forward expected to play in Wednesday's game against the Montreal Canadiens.
Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne has been assigned to the minors on a conditioning assignment, the latest step in his road to recovery from a hip infection.
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will miss the next two games with a lower-body injury.
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Paul Martin is expected to miss 4-to-6 weeks with a broken hand he suffered while playing for Team USA at the Olympics.
When the NHL went on hiatus for the Olympics earlier this month, a debate raged as to whether the league should continue to allow its players to participate in the quadrennial Winter Games.
New York Islanders center John Tavares said Tuesday he won't need surgery for the season-ending knee injury he sustained while playing for Team Canada during the Olympics.
As expected, the New York Islanders placed center John Taveras on injured reserve Monday due to a season-ending knee injury he sustained during the Winter Olympics.
Former Colorado Avalanche forward Milan Hejduk officially called it a career on Monday, announcing his retirement after 14 NHL seasons.
The NHL said Sunday that Washington Capitals forward Nicklas Backstrom likely won't face discipline from the league after testing positive for a banned substance at the Sochi Olympics.
Canada is golden once again.
Following a dominant defensive performance in a semifinal win over the rival United States, Canada will take aim at its second straight Olympic gold medal in men's hockey when it faces Sweden in Sunday's championship battle at the Sochi Games.
Teemu Selanne and Jussi Jokinen tallied in an 11-second span early in the second period and Tuukka Rask stopped 27 shots, as Finland claimed yet another bronze medal thanks to a 5-0 decision over the United States on Saturday.
The Columbus Blue Jackets announced Saturday that defenseman Fedor Tyutin will be sidelined 2-to-3 weeks with an ankle injury.
Jamie Benn supplied the lone goal of the contest at 1:41 of the second period, and Canada earned the right to defend its gold medal thanks to a 1-0 decision over Team USA in Friday's semifinal of the Sochi Olympics.
The Detroit Red Wings suffered a blow to their post-Olympic playoff hopes.
Sweden will play for men's hockey Olympic gold again.
A rematch of the 2010 gold medal men's hockey game comes a round earlier, as the United States and Canada square off in the semifinals of the Sochi Olympics.
The first men's hockey semifinal at the Sochi Olympics will have a Nordic flair, as Sweden takes on Finland.
The Colorado Avalanche announced that forward Alex Tanguay will undergo hip surgery on Friday and will miss the remainder of the season.
New York Islanders center John Tavares will miss the remainder of the season with a left knee injury.
Canadian center John Tavares will miss the remainder of the Sochi Games with a knee injury.
In desperate need of offense, Canada got it again from its defense.
James van Riemsdyk, Dustin Brown and David Backes tallied in a three-goal first period, as the United States put 32 years of frustration to rest and gained a spot in the semifinals thanks to a 5-2 decision over the Czech Republic on Wednesday.
The New York Rangers announced Wednesday that leading scorer Mats Zuccarello suffered a non-displaced fracture in his left hand while playing for Norway at the Sochi Olympics.
Teemu Selanne and Mikael Granlund each had a goal and an assist to help Finland eliminate Russia from the men's hockey tournament with a 3-1 win at Bolshoy Ice Dome.
Carl Hagelin scored twice to pad the lead in the third period and Henrik Lundqvist made 19 saves to lead Sweden to a 5-0 win over Slovenia in the quarterfinals of the Olympic men's hockey tournament on Wednesday.
The Buffalo Sabres have terminated the contract of forward Linus Omark.
Slovenia's surprising run in the Olympic men's hockey tournament continued Tuesday with a shutout of Austria, but the road becomes much tougher on Wednesday in a quarterfinal bout with top-seeded Sweden.
Russia's quest for Olympic hockey gold on home ice continues Wednesday with a quarterfinal matchup against Finland.
The United States returns to action in the men's hockey tournament with a quarterfinal matchup Wednesday against the Czech Republic.
Canada's hockey gold medal defense continues Wednesday with a quarterfinal matchup against Latvia.
Roman Cervenka scored two goals to help send the Czech Republic to the quarterfinals with a 5-3 win over late-charging Slovakia Tuesday at the Sochi Olympics.
Latvia has just one win at the Sochi Games. But somehow it is still alive to win a medal in the men's hockey tournament.
Nashville Predators general manager David Poile is expected to return to work this week as he continues to recover from eye surgery after being hit by a puck.
Alexander Radulov recorded two goals and an assist and Sergei Bobrovsky posted a shutout to lead Russia into the quarterfinals on Tuesday with a 4-0 win over Norway at the Sochi Olympics.
Robert Kristan turned aside 30 shots for a shutout and Jan Mursak and Sabahudin Kovacevic both had a goal and an assist to help Slovenia down Austria 4-0 in Tuesday's playoff game at the Sochi Olympics.
The lone rematch in the qualification round of the men's hockey tournament will feature Latvia and Switzerland.
The border war continues on Tuesday, as the Czech Republic and Slovakia meet in the qualification round of the Olympic men's hockey tournament.
Russia was not expected to be in this position, playing an elimination game prior to the quarterfinals of the Olympic hockey tournament, especially on home ice.
Slovenia and Austria will battle in the first elimination game of the men's hockey tournament and the winner will reach the quarterfinals for the first time since the current Olympic format was adopted.
Drew Doughty wrapped up an impressive preliminary round with two goals, including the game-winner in overtime, as Canada edged Finland 2-1.
After Saturday's heartbreaking shootout loss to the United States, Russia was looking to avoid a letdown against winless Slovakia on Sunday at the Sochi Olympics.
The 20th-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes will attempt to halt their slide on Sunday afternoon when they return home to Carver- Hawkeye Arena to take on the Purdue Boilermakers in Big Ten Conference action.
The Indiana Hoosiers will continue their final three-game homestand of the season on Sunday afternoon when they welcome the 22nd-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes to Assembly Hall for a Big Ten Conference bout.
The 25th-ranked New Mexico Lobos hit the road today, as they head to Reno to do battle with the Nevada Wolf Pack in Mountain West Conference action at the Lawlor Events Center.
The 14th-ranked Wisconsin Badgers head to the Bryce Jordan Center hoping to avoid an upset, as they battle the Penn State Nittany Lions in Big Ten Conference action.
In their final home game, the third-ranked Arizona Wildcats shoot for the Pac-12 Conference regular-season title when they battle the Stanford Cardinal.
The Marquette Golden Eagles set their sights on the eighth-ranked Villanova Wildcats in an important Big East Conference clash at the Wells Fargo Center on Sunday afternoon.
With wins in 10 straight games, the 19th- ranked North Carolina Tar Heels will try to continue their rise in the ACC when they visit the Virginia Tech Hokies at Cassell Coliseum.
The two top teams in the ACC will collide at John Paul Jones Arena on Saturday afternoon, as the fourth-ranked Syracuse Orange come calling on the 12th-ranked Virginia Cavaliers.
The 23rd-ranked SMU Mustangs gear up for the home stretch, as they take on the UCF Knights in an American Athletic Conference bout at Moody Coliseum.
Still with an outside chance of sharing in the Big 12 Conference crown, the 24th-ranked Texas Longhorns take to the road to do battle with the Oklahoma Sooners on Saturday afternoon.
With three games remaining in the regular season, the 13th-ranked San Diego State Aztecs try to at least stay in a tie for first place in the Mountain West Conference standings as they tangle with the Fresno State Bulldogs at the Save Mart Center on Saturday night.
The second-ranked Wichita State Shockers will finish off their historic regular season on Saturday when they welcome the Missouri State Bears to Koch Arena for a Missouri Valley Conference clash.
Something has to give in Saturday's Atlantic 10 Conference clash between the 10th-ranked Saint Louis Billikens and the Rams of VCU.
With the 2014 SEC championship in hand, the top-ranked Florida Gators put a program-record 20-game win streak on the line on Saturday afternoon, as they host the LSU Tigers in a conference showdown at the O'Connell Center.
With the American Athletic Conference crown still up for grabs, the seventh-ranked Louisville Cardinals take on the 21st- ranked Memphis Tigers in a key league matchup at FedExForum on Saturday afternoon.
The 16th-ranked Michigan Wolverines hope to maintain their place atop the Big Ten Conference standings, as they play host to the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Saturday evening.
Two teams occupying opposite ends of the SEC standings will square off at Colonial Life Arena on Saturday evening, as the South Carolina Gamecocks play host to the 17th-ranked Kentucky Wildcats.
Two of the Big 12 Conference's best square off at Bramlage Coliseum on Saturday night, as the Kansas State Wildcats play host to the Iowa State Cyclones.
Having grabbed a share of their 10th straight Big 12 title, the fifth-ranked Kansas Jayhawks look to make it all theirs, as they take on the Oklahoma State Cowboys in conference action at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
The ninth-ranked Creighton Bluejays continue their quest for the Big East championship when they travel to the Cintas Center for a conference clash with the Xavier Musketeers on Saturday evening.
The 18th-ranked Michigan State Spartans hope to keep pace in the race for the Big Ten Conference title, as they entertain the Illinois Fighting Illini on Saturday afternoon.
The 11th-ranked Cincinnati Bearcats hope to maintain their presence atop the American Athletic Conference standings, as they visit the Connecticut Huskies on Saturday afternoon.
New Mexico State men's basketball players KC Ross-Miller and Renaldo Dixon have each been handed suspensions by the Western Athletic Conference for their actions during an on-court altercation at the conclusion of Thursday's game between the Aggies and Utah Valley.
New Mexico State men's basketball coach Marvin Menzies has suspended guard K.C. Ross-Miller for his role in Thursday's incident following an overtime loss at Utah Valley.
Fans and players were involved in a melee at the end of Thursday's Western Athletic Conference matchup between New Mexico State and Utah Valley.
Staggering. That is all that can be said about Wichita State at this point.
UCLA coach Steve Alford suspended sophomores Jordan Adams and Kyle Anderson for Thursday night's game against Oregon.
Two teams at opposite ends of the American Athletic Conference standings will meet on Thursday night, as the seventh-ranked Louisville Cardinals play host to the Temple Owls at the KFC Yum! Center.
The Penn State Nittany Lions will try for the regular-season sweep of the Ohio State Buckeyes, as the Big Ten Conference rivals square off at the Bryce Jordan Center on Thursday night.
Two teams hoping to improve their lot in the American Athletic Conference standings mix it up on Thursday night, as the Houston Cougars play host to the 21st-ranked Memphis Tigers.
The 20th-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes will try to avoid a three-game losing streak on Thursday night when they travel to Bloomington for a Big Ten Conference matchup with the Indiana Hoosiers at Assembly Hall.
The 17th-ranked Kentucky Wildcats continue to jockey for position within the SEC standings, as they take on the Arkansas Razorbacks in a conference showdown at Rupp Arena on Thursday night.
The 10th-ranked Saint Louis Billikens go in search of their 20th straight victory, as they welcome the Duquesne Dukes to Chaifetz Arena for an Atlantic 10 Conference clash on Thursday night.
The 12th-ranked Virginia Cavaliers continue pursuit of the ACC regular-season title, as they play host to the Miami-Florida Hurricanes at John Paul Jones Arena on Wednesday night.
The red hot North Carolina Tar Heels continue their quest to move up the ACC standings, as they take on local rival NC State in a league bout Wednesday night at PNC Arena.
A pair of teams at opposite ends of the Big East Conference standings get together outside of Philadelphia on Wednesday night, as the Butler Bulldogs pay a visit to the eighth-ranked Villanova Wildcats.
The 12th-ranked Virginia Cavaliers continue pursuit of the ACC regular-season title, as they play host to the Miami-Florida Hurricanes at John Paul Jones Arena on Wednesday night.
The 15th-ranked Iowa State Cyclones will attempt to win their fourth straight game on Wednesday night, as they are set to play host to the West Virginia Mountaineers in Big 12 Conference action at Hilton Coliseum.
The 16th-ranked Michigan Wolverines will try to continue their reign atop the Big Ten Conference standings on Wednesday night when they venture to Mackey Arena to take on the Purdue Boilermakers.
The third-ranked Arizona Wildcats shoot for their third straight win on Wednesday when they host the California Golden Bears in a Pac-12 Conference clash at the McKale Center.
Lone Star State rivals in the Big 12 Conference get together on Wednesday night, as the Baylor Bears come calling on the 24th-ranked Texas Longhorns.
No longer in sole possession of first place in the Mountain West Conference, the 13th-ranked San Diego State Aztecs try to regain their footing tonight as they host the San Jose State Spartans at Viejas Arena.
Tied with San Diego State for the top spot in the Mountain West Conference standings, the 25th-ranked New Mexico Lobos turn their attention toward the visiting Utah State Aggies at home tonight.
The 20th-ranked Iowa Hawkeyes will try to bounce back from a tough home loss when they visit the Minnesota Golden Gophers for a Big Ten Conference clash at Williams Arena.
The 14th-ranked Wisconsin Badgers take aim at their sixth straight victory on Tuesday, as they host the Indiana Hoosiers in a Big Ten Conference battle at the Kohl Center.
With just two games remaining on their regular season schedule, the second-ranked and unbeaten Wichita State Shockers will travel to face the Bradley Braves in a Missouri Valley Conference matchup at Carver Arena.
The sixth-ranked Duke Blue Devils will attempt to build upon their outstanding victory over the weekend on Tuesday night when their homestand at Cameron Indoor Stadium comes to a close with an Atlantic Coast Conference bout with the Virginia Tech Hokies.
The Florida Gators, the new top-ranked team in the country, will attempt to continue their program-record winning streak on Tuesday night when they venture to Memorial Gymnasium for an SEC clash with the Vanderbilt Commodores.
Florida has ascended to the top spot in the men's college basketball rankings, ending Syracuse's three-week reign at the top of the Associated Press poll.
Coming off a pair of tough losses last week, the Syracuse Orange will try to put an end to their first losing skid of the season when they pay a visit to the Maryland Terrapins at the Comcast Center on Monday night in Atlantic Coast Conference action.
The purses for the PGA Championship and Players Championship will reach $10 million next year, making them the richest tournaments in golf.
Rickie Fowler, Morgan Hoffmann and defending champion Webb Simpson are among the few players in the field that have played Merion in tournament conditions. Fowler and Hoffmann were teammates at the 2009 Walker Cup and Simpson played in the 2005 U.S. Amateur.
Players like Sergio Garcia, who teed off early, played in near perfect conditions. Then players near the lead, like Tiger Woods, battled wind and rain that sent scores soaring.
The 2013 season was marked by dominating stretches of golf, and crazy shots that defined several tournaments.
The leader of the 77th Masters still has 36 holes to play. Yet, whatever happens in that span, two rulings will overshadow the outcome of this tournament.
The 2013 PGA Tour season seemed to have a weather issue every week. Actually, only about half of the tournaments were effected by weather, but it sure seemed like there were storms every week.
This year's host course, Muirfield Village, is the yearly PGA Tour stop for the Memorial. When you talk about that tournament, you start with Tiger Woods and his five victories there.
Tiger Woods, a four-time champion, has ascended to the top of the world rankings thanks to three victories this year. Despite all of his success over the last 13 months, Woods is still looking for his first major championship since 2008.
At the 2003 PGA Championship, virtual unknown Shaun Micheel hit one of the most iconic shots in event history. Micheel was battling Chad Campbell throughout the round, and had a 1-stroke lead heading to the final hole.
As one gets older, we develop goals for our life. Whether it be a target of wealth, mission of health, an idea of family, thoughts of ambition or climbing Mount Everest, we all have our checklist.
Alabama won the NCAA Men's Golf Championship on Sunday with a convincing 4-1 win over Illinois.
Woody Austin was assessed a 4-stroke penalty at the PGA Championship Friday for having 15 clubs in his bag.
Billy Joe Tolliver 2-putted from 25 feet on the third playoff hole to win his fourth title at the American Century Championship played at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course.
Thomas Bjorn earned his 14th career European Tour victory with a playoff win at the European Masters on Sunday, and that moved him inside the top 50 in this week's world golf rankings.
Ryan Blaum closed with his second straight 4-under 68 on Saturday to win the Dominican Republic Open by two strokes.
Ryan Blaum birdied the first playoff hole on Sunday to top Alan Wagner and win the Brazil Open.
Defending champion Bubba Watson failed to get anything going on Thursday as he opened with a 3-over 75 at the 77th Masters.
Angel Cabrera defeated Rafael Gomez on the first playoff hole Sunday to win the 82 Abierto OSDE del Centro event.
Angel Cabrera withdrew during his second round at the PGA Championship on Friday with a left wrist injury.
California's Max Homa carded a 4-under 66 on Thursday to win the individual title at the NCAA Men's Golf Championship.
Three years ago, he grounded a club where he shouldn't have. On Friday, he wanted to break some clubs at how he finished.
The CIMB Classic 2013, the first official PGA Tour FedExCup event in Asia, will move to the Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club, organizers announced Thursday.
'Dropalypse' dominated coverage of the 77th Masters Saturday morning, overshadowing a brilliant effort by Tim Clark.
Darren Clarke withdrew from The Masters on Monday with a hamstring injury.
United States President Cup captain Fred Couples named former Ryder Cup captain and close friend Davis Love III as one of his assistants for this year's competition on Wednesday.
Fred Couples and Colin Montgomerie headlined the 2013 World Golf Hall of Fame class that was inducted on Monday evening.
Two of basketball's brightest young stars hope their sweet strokes on the hardwood translate to the golf course when they tee off at the 24th annual American Century Championship here in beautiful Lake Tahoe.
Only four different golfers have won the American Century Championship in its 23 years. However, the most consistent player over the last five years is not in the running for his first title.
Jason Day collected his first World Golf Championships title on Sunday, which helped him jump seven places in this week's world golf rankings.
Jason Day posted a 2-stroke victory at the World Cup of Golf on Sunday, which allowed the Australian to climb to 11th in this week's world golf rankings.
The United States Golf Association (USGA) announced Tuesday that 26 players, including 2011 U.S. Open runner-up Jason Day and last week's Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial winner Boo Weekley, earned full exemptions to the 2013 U.S. Open Championship.
Luke Donald bogeyed two of his last three holes on Friday morning as he closed out a round of 2-under 68 at the U.S. Open Championship.
Jamie Donaldson withdrew from the PGA Championship on Friday with a back injury.
Victor Dubuisson held off several competitors to win the Turkish Airlines Open on Sunday, an accomplishment that vaulted him into the top 40 in this week's world golf rankings.
Hours after Webb Simpson matched the course record at Oak Hill's East Course, Jason Dufner went one lower to set a new record at the famed venue.
Jason Dufner closed with a 68 on Sunday to overtake Jim Furyk and win the PGA Championship. The victory was Dufner's first in a major and helped him move into the top 10 in this week's world golf rankings.
Ernie Els moved up six spots to No. 14 in this week's world golf rankings courtesy of his wire-to-wire victory at the BMW International Open.
Ernie Els opted to withdraw from Tiger Woods' World Challenge on Monday and will instead play the Nedbank Challenge.
Harris English collected his first PGA Tour title on Sunday at the St. Jude Classic and that helped him soar 55 spots in this week's world golf rankings.
Harris English collected his first PGA Tour title on Sunday at the St. Jude Classic and that helped him soar 55 spots in this week's world golf rankings.
Derek Ernst beat David Lynn in a playoff Sunday to win the Well Fargo Championship for his first PGA Tour victory, and that helped Ernst soar over 1,000 spots into the top 125 in this week's world golf rankings.
Julian Etulain carded a 2-under 70 on Sunday to claim a 1-stroke victory at the Peru Open.
Farmers Insurance has extended its title sponsorship of the Farmers Insurance Open by five years, through 2019, the PGA Tour, Farmers and the Century Club of San Diego announced Tuesday.
Jorge Fernandez-Valdes stumbled to a 1-over 73 on Sunday, but it was enough for him to win the Mundo Maya Open.
The first round of the U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club was suspended due to threatening weather on Thursday at 8:36 a.m. (ET).
Brookfield, WI (Sports Network) - Former president and fellow of the American Society of Golf Course Architects, Larry Packard, has died.
When he left the course on Friday, Sergio Garcia wasn't sure if he'd even be around for the weekend. After making the cut by two, Garcia moved into contention with a solid early round at the British Open.
Sergio Garcia defeated Mikko Ilonen with a birdie on the third playoff hole Saturday to claim the title of the Qatar Masters and move back into the top 10 in this week's world golf ranking.
Sergio Garcia defeated Henrik Stenson in Thailand over the weekend and that helped the Spaniard move back into the top 10 in this week's world golf rankings.
At 12:01 a.m. ET on Tuesday, Oct. 1, the U.S. government shut down, presumably in honor of the "Divine 9" media golf tour that began nine hours later in Nevada's state capital. Call it the ultimate show of respect.
The United States women's national team cruised to a 7-0 win over Russia in a friendly match at FAU Stadium on Saturday.
Chris Wondolowski strengthened his case for a spot on Jurgen Klinsmann's World Cup roster on Saturday by netting a pair of goals in the United States men's national team's 2-0 defeat of South Korea at the StubHub Center.
Sydney Leroux netted the only goal of the match on Friday as the U.S. women's national team opened its 2014 schedule with a 1-0 win over Canada in an international friendly at Toyota Stadium.
Jurgen Klinsmann has agreed to a four-year contract extension as head coach of the United States men's national team, it was announced Thursday.
The U.S. men's national team will kick off its 2014 World Cup preparations with a friendly against the Korea Republic at the StubHub Center on Feb. 1., U.S. Soccer announced on Monday.
Marc Janko scored the only goal of the match on Tuesday as Austria held on for a 1-0 victory over the United States in an international friendly at the Ernst Happel Stadium.
The United States men's national team was held to a 0-0 draw by Scotland at Hampden Park on Friday.
Sydney Leroux netted a first-half brace on Sunday as the U.S. women's national team earned a 4-1 victory over Brazil in an international friendly at the Citrus Bowl.
Hannah Wilkinson's goal in the 87th minute allowed New Zealand to claim a 1-1 draw with the United States women's national team on Wednesday at Crew Stadium in a friendly.
The United States women's national team struck twice in the opening 12 minutes on Sunday en route to a 4-1 victory over New Zealand in a friendly encounter at Candlestick Park.
The United States women's national team rolled to a 4-0 friendly win over Australia on Sunday as head coach Tom Sermanni faced his former side for the first time.
On a dramatic final night in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying the United States scored two goals in stoppage time for a 3-2 win at Panama, keeping Mexico from being eliminated.
Second-half goals from Graham Zusi and Jozy Altidore helped the United States secure a 2-0 win over Jamaica at Sporting Park on Friday in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying.
United States national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann was forced to replace injured defender Omar Gonzalez with Michael Orozco on his team's roster for the final two CONCACAF World Cup qualifiers.
The United States will be heading to Brazil next summer after clinching a berth in the World Cup with a 2-0 win over Mexico on Tuesday in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying.
The United States piled more misery on Mexico on Tuesday with a 2-0 triumph over El Tri at Crew Stadium in CONCACAF World Cup qualifying.
The United States men's national team conceded two goals in the first 10 minutes en route to a 3-1 World Cup qualifying defeat at Costa Rica on Friday, dropping the team into second place in the CONCACAF table.
Sydney Leroux tallied four goals to lead the United States women's national team to a comfortable 7-0 win over Mexico in a friendly at RFK Stadium.
Jozy Altidore netted a second-half hat trick on Wednesday as the United States battled back from a two-goal deficit to claim a 4-3 victory over Bosnia-Herzegovina in an international friendly.
It was only one year ago that Clint Dempsey was trying to negotiate a move from Fulham to a team with Champions League ambitions.
Two years ago at this time Jurgen Klinsmann was named the head coach of the United States men's national team, breathing life into a side that had gone stale under previous boss Bob Bradley.
Brek Shea came off the bench to net the lone goal in a 1-0 United States win over Panama on Sunday in the final of the Gold Cup at Soldier Field.
Landon Donovan continued his impressive run in the Gold Cup on Wednesday as he sparked the United States to a 3-1 semifinal win over Honduras with two goals and one assist, leading the Americans to a place in the final.
Brek Shea's late second half tally was enough to lift the United States to a 1-0 win over Costa Rica in Group C Gold Cup action on Tuesday at Rentschler Field.
Chris Wondolowski scored a first-half hat trick to help the United States to a comfortable 6-1 win over Belize at Jeld- Web Field on Tuesday in the Gold Cup opener for both sides in Group C.
After spending the past 11 months away from the national team, Landon Donovan returned in style on Friday as he scored twice to lead the United States to a 6-0 friendly win over Guatemala.
United States men's national team manager Jurgen Klinsmann named his final 23-man roster on Thursday for the upcoming CONCACAF Gold Cup.
Abby Wambach scored four first-half goals to break Mia Hamm's world record and lead the U.S. women's national team to a 5-0 rout of Korea Republic at Red Bull Arena on Thursday.
Jozy Altidore found the back of the net for the fourth consecutive match on Tuesday as the United States hung on to top Honduras, 1-0, in 2014 World Cup qualifying at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Abby Wambach scored a late penalty kick to cap a 4-1 friendly win for the United States women's national team over Korea Republic on Saturday, moving Wambach to within two goals of the all-time leader, Mia Hamm.
Chants of "We are going to Brazil!" rang out around CenturyLink Field in Seattle Tuesday night from American soccer fans shortly after Eddie Johnson's 53rd-minute goal.
Jozy Altidore and Eddie Johnson scored on either side of the intermission on Tuesday as the United States cruised to a 2-0 victory over Panama in 2014 World Cup qualifying at CenturyLink Field.
Defender Brad Evans played hero for the United States men's national team on Friday as his goal in stoppage time lifted the Americans to a 2-1 victory over Jamaica in 2014 World Cup Qualifying at Kingston National Stadium.
Alex Morgan scored twice in the second half and Sydney Leroux added a third goal as the United States women's national team rolled to a 3-0 victory over Canada on Sunday at BMO Field.
Clint Dempsey scored a second-half brace and Jozy Altidore added a goal as the United States men's national team hung on for a 4-3 victory over Germany on Sunday at RFK Stadium.
The United States men's national team kicked off a busy next month on Wednesday with a 4-2 friendly defeat against a strong Belgium side.
The United States men's national team will be without three key players for its upcoming slate after it was revealed that Maurice Edu, Corey Ashe and Brek Shea have picked up injuries.
Jurgen Klinsmann has named his roster for the U.S. national team's training camp ahead of the nation's upcoming five-game stretch.
Tobin Heath opened the scoring while Christen Press added a brace to see the United States women's national team claim a 3-1 victory over the Netherlands in a friendly match at Kyocera Stadium on Tuesday.
A six-goal second half was split evenly as the United States and Germany played to a 3-3 draw on Friday in a friendly that featured the top two teams in the women's game.
It certainly wasn't pretty, but the events of this past week for head coach Jurgen Klinsmann and the U.S. men's national team could go a long way toward shaping the future.
The United States earned a valuable point on the road on Tuesday after battling Mexico to a scoreless stalemate in 2014 World Cup qualifying at the Azteca Stadium.
FIFA announced Tuesday that it has decided to uphold the result from Friday's CONCACAF World Cup qualifier between the United States and Costa Rica, which ended in a 1-0 win for the Americans.
United States midfielder Jermaine Jones will miss the team's World Cup qualifier against Mexico on Tuesday after sustaining a sprained ankle in a 1-0 win over Costa Rica on Friday.
Clint Dempsey's first-half goal lifted the United States to a gutsy 1-0 win over Costa Rica in World Cup qualifying at a snowy Dick's Sporting Goods Park.
Jurgen Klinsmann is not averse to adversity. He faced it as head coach of the German national team and once more as Bayern Munich manager.
United States men's national team coach Jurgen Klinsmann named his 23-man roster for the team's upcoming World Cup qualifiers with Costa Rica and Mexico on Monday, with the most notable omission being captain Carlos Bocanegra.
The United States men's national team was drawn into Group C for the 2013 Gold Cup on Wednesday, along with Belize, Costa Rica and Cuba.
A pair of first-half goals from Alex Morgan propelled the United States women's national team to a 2-0 win over Germany in the final of the Algarve Cup.
United States women's national team midfielder Carli Lloyd is expected to miss the next 6-8 weeks after fracturing a bone in her shoulder.
Chip Ganassi Racing revealed on Friday its four-car driver lineup for the 2014 IndyCar Series season, with Ryan Briscoe joining the team and Tony Kanaan replacing Dario Franchitti in the No. 10 car.
Seven weeks after his near-fatal crash during a race in Houston, Dario Franchitti, a four-time IndyCar Series champion and three-time Indianapolis 500 winner, announced his retirement from racing, effectively immediately.
Team Penske drivers Will Power, Helio Castroneves and A.J. Allmendinger swept the front row in Friday's qualifying for the IndyCar Series season-ending race at Auto Club Speedway.
Two weeks ago, Castroneves came to Houston for IndyCar's doubleheader weekend with a season-high 49-point advantage over Dixon. Castroneves had scored 12 straight top-10 finishes, including a victory in June at Texas Motor Speedway, but the Team Penske driver had a frustrating weekend in Houston, finishing 18th in the first race and 23rd in the second event. He experienced a gearbox problem in the early going of each race.
IndyCar announced its 2014 schedule on Thursday, with 18 races to be contested within a five-month period.
IndyCar driver Dario Franchitti underwent a second surgical procedure on Monday in Indianapolis to repair the talus bone in his broken right ankle.
Safety concerns for both race car drivers and race fans are once again in the spotlight following Dario Franchitti's horrific crash in Sunday's IndyCar Series event in Houston.
One day after winning the first race in the Grand Prix of Houston weekend doubleheader, Scott Dixon got a gift from Mother Nature.
While team owner A.J. Foyt returned to the racetrack for the first time in a while, his driver, Takuma Sato, will start on the pole for the IndyCar Series' first race in a weekend doubleheader at Reliant Park.
Houston, TX (Sports Network) - Chip Ganassi Racing made two major announcements on Friday, with driver Tony Kanaan joining the team and the organization switching from Honda to Chevrolet for the 2014 IndyCar Series season.
After finishing ninth in the most recent IndyCar race, the Sept. 1 Grand Prix of Baltimore, Helio Castroneves increased his lead in the championship standings to a season-high 49 points over Scott Dixon, who finished 19th. Dixon started on the pole but was involved in a wreck with Will Power following a restart late in the event.
Juan Pablo Montoya is leaving NASCAR at the end of this season and returning to the IndyCar Series to drive for Team Penske in 2014.
IndyCar placed Chip Ganassi Racing driver Scott Dixon on probation for the remainder of the year and fined him $30,000 for making disparaging remarks toward race officials and other competitors following the Sept. 1 Grand Prix of Baltimore.
Scott Dixon will start on the pole for the Grand Prix of Baltimore after topping Will Power in Saturday's qualifying.
Dixon had led the most laps with 27 and was in front of the field when he was penalized for a pit-lane safety violation. The penalty cost Dixon a chance to win the race and trim Castroneves' lead in the championship standings. Castroneves came to Sonoma with a 31-point advantage.
Dario Franchitti won the pole while his teammate, Scott Dixon, secured the second starting position to give Chip Ganassi Racing a front row sweep for Sunday's IndyCar Series race at Sonoma Raceway.
All 25 teams entered in Sunday's race participated in a test session at Sonoma. Chip Ganassi Racing drivers Dario Franchitti and Dixon topped the time sheets. Franchitti, the four-time series champion, made a lap around this 2.385-mile, 12-turn road course in 1 minute, 18.2945 seconds. Dixon's best lap came in at 1:18.3694.
Ryan Hunter-Reay will start on the pole for Sunday's IndyCar Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course after edging Will Power in qualifying.
Dixon's winning-momentum could very well continue this weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. He has won four of the six IndyCar-sanctioned races at Mid- Ohio, including victories in 2011 and '12.
Scott Dixon scored a weekend sweep in the IndyCar Series doubleheader on the streets of Toronto with a dominating performance in the second race on Sunday.
Scott Dixon won Saturday's qualifying, while his teammate, Dario Franchitti, finished second to give Chip Ganassi Racing the front starting row for race 2 in the IndyCar Series' doubleheader this weekend on the streets of Toronto.
Dario Franchitti won Friday's qualifying for the first of two IndyCar Series races this weekend on the streets of Toronto.
The third and final doubleheader in 2013 will occur at Houston's Reliant Park, which is a new venue on the series schedule this season, on Oct. 5-6.
Andretti Autosport dominated Saturday's qualifying for the 400-mile IndyCar Series race at Pocono Raceway with three of its drivers securing all the positions on the front starting row.
After seeking feedback from drivers, engineers and teams during previous testing at Pocono, IndyCar officials made slight changes to the aerodynamic specifications for the cars in this race.
Helio Castroneves won Saturday's third and final qualifying heat race to claim the pole position for the IndyCar Series event on Sunday at Iowa Speedway.
Hunter-Reay won last year's race at Iowa, which was his second of three straight victories. His winning streak continued in Toronto.
Andretti Autosport dominated Friday's qualifying for the IndyCar Series race at The Milwaukee Mile, with all four of its drivers finishing in the top-five.
Last Saturday, Hunter-Reay gave his season a much-needed boost with a second- place finish at Texas. Right now, Helio Castroneves holds a 22-point lead over Marco Andretti, while Hunter-Reay trails by 27.
IndyCar announced on Tuesday that Helio Castroneves' team received penalties due to an issue with the underwing on his race-winning car last Saturday night at Texas Motor Speedway.
Will Power will start on the pole for the Firestone 550 IndyCar Series race after winning Friday's qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway.
One year ago, Justin Wilson scored the victory at Texas after starting 17th in his Dale Coyne Racing car. It marked the lowest starting position for an IndyCar race winner at this 1.5-mile racetrack.
Mike Conway will start on the pole for the second race in the IndyCar Series doubleheader this weekend at Detroit's Belle Isle Park.
Dario Franchitti won Friday's qualifying for the for the first of two IndyCar Series races this weekend at Detroit's Belle Isle Park.
The first 70-race at Belle Isle Park is scheduled for Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET, and the second is slated for Sunday at the same time. If a driver wins both events here, that person will collect a $50,000 bonus.
Tony Kanaan's victory in Sunday's 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 netted him a payday of $2,353,355.
Tony Kanaan's first Indianapolis 500 victory in his 12th attempt came with a couple good luck charms.
Simon Pagenaud drove his Honda-powered Schmidt Hamilton Motorsports car to the top of the charts in Friday's final practice session for the Indianapolis 500.
Helio Castroneves from Team Penske and Dario Franchitti from Chip Ganassi Racing have three victories each at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
What a turnaround it has been for A.J. Allmendinger during the past 10 months.
The nine starting positions that remained for the May 26 Indianapolis 500 were determined during Sunday's "Bump Day" at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Ed Carpenter will start on the pole position for the first time in the Indianapolis 500 after pulling off a stunning victory in Saturday's time trials at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Ryan Hunter-Reay will start on the pole for Sunday's IndyCar Series race in Brazil after setting a new track qualifying record on the Sao Paulo street circuit.
When the series first raced on the 2.536-mile, 11-turn Sao Paulo street circuit in 2010, Power survived a spectacular opening-lap crash and then endured heavy rain before making a winning pass on Ryan Hunter-Reay in the closing minutes for the win. The race was scheduled for 75 laps, but IndyCar officials placed a two-hour limit on the event due to numerous cautions for accidents and a brief halt for a thunderstorm.
Dario Franchitti finally has something to cheer about this season.
With podium finishes in the first two races this year -- second at St. Pete and third at Barber -- Helio Castroneves holds a nine-point lead over Scott Dixon, who has a pair of top-five finishes. At this point of the season last year, Castroneves held a two-point advantage over Dixon.
Defending IndyCar Series champion Ryan Hunter-Reay will start on the pole for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama after beating Will Power in Saturday's qualifying session at Barber Motorsports Park.
After a three-year career in the Champ Car World Series, Allmendinger switched to NASCAR in 2007. He drove for team owner Roger Penske in the Sprint Cup Series last year but lost his ride with the team after the first 17 races of the season when he was suspended for violating NASCAR's substance abuse policy. He is running a limited Sprint Cup schedule for Phoenix Racing this year.
Will Power claimed his fourth consecutive pole position on the streets of St. Petersburg by winning Saturday's qualifying session for the IndyCar Series season-opener.
Hunter-Reay began the 2012 season with a third-place finish at St. Pete. It wasn't until midway through the 15-race calendar that he became a perennial threat for the championship. The Andretti Autosport driver moved into the title mix when he won three races in a row -- Milwaukee, Iowa and Toronto.